Jason Momoa Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Jason Momoa Biography
  • Name: Jason Momoa
  • Age: 39 years old
  • Height: 6ft 4in (193 cm)
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Net Worth: US $8 Million
  • Status: Alive

Jason Momoa is an American actor, director, producer and model. He starred as “Ronon Dex” on the series Stargate Atlantis, and as “Khal Drogo” on Game of Thrones. His film credits include Conan the Barbarian (2011) and the upcoming Justice League (2017) and Aquaman (2018). Momoa was born on August 1, 1979 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He’s an only child. His mother, Coni, is a photographer and his father, Joseph, a painter. He was raised primarily by his mother in Norwalk, Iowa. Momoa studied marine biology at Des Moines Area Community College. He transferred to Colorado State University where he majored in wildlife biology. He also studied briefly at the University of Hawaii.

Momoa started out as a model prior to acting. He was discovered in 1998 by international fashion designer Takeo Kobayashi. His early success earned him the 1999 Hawaii Model of the Year title. He hosted the Miss Teen Hawaii USA and has modeled for brands like Louis Vuitton. Momoa auditioned and won the role of “Jason Ioane” on the NBC series Baywatch: Hawaii. He held that role for 38 episodes until the show ended in 2001. His next big role was that of “Frankie Seau” on the Fox soap opera North Shore (2004-05). Momoa starred as military specialist “Ronon Dex” on the sci-fi series Stargate Atlantis (2005-09). He had a recurring role as “Khal Drogo” on the HBO fantasy-drama series Game of Thrones (2011-12). That role earned him the 2011 CinemaCon Award for Male Rising Star. His television credits also include The Red Road, The Game, and Drunk History. Momoa currently stars as “Declan Harp” on the Netflix historical drama series Frontier (2016-). He also serves as an executive producer on the show.

Momoa’s feature film debut was a cameo in Johnson Family Vacation (2004) starring Cedric the Entertainer. He starred as the title character in Conan the Barbarian (2011). The film was directed by Marcus Nispel and it made $48.8 million at the box office. Momoa had memorable roles in Bullet to the Head (2012) with Sylvester Stallone, Wolves (2014) with Lucas Till, and Once Upon a Time in Venice (2017) with Bruce Willis. He co-wrote, directed and starred in the drama-thriller Road to Paloma (2014). He had a cameo in Zack Snyder’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016). Momoa was cast as “Arthur Curry / Aquaman” in the upcoming superhero films Justice League (2017) and Aquaman (2018). His upcoming projects also include the Canadian action-thriller Braven (2017).

Jason Momoa stands 6ft 4in tall and he’s of Native Hawaiian and German descent. He shaved off his signature dreadlocks in 2008 after 6+ years. The scar above his left eye required 140 stitches and reconstructive surgery. His net worth is estimated at $8 million. Momoa dated Australian actress Simmone Mackinnon from 1999 to 2006. He married The Cosby Show actress ‘Lisa Bonet’ in November 2007. They have two children, Lola Iolani and Nakoa-Wolf Manakauapo Namakaeha.

Jason Momoa Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Jason Momoa Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Joseph Jason Namakaeha Momoa
  • Birthday: August 1, 1979
  • How Old : Age: 39 years old
  • Place of Birth: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 4in (193 cm)
  • Occupation: Actor, Producer, Model
  • Years Active: 1999-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $8 Million
  • Marriage(s): Lisa Bonet
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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